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Grace Rossi

Grace C. Rossi

Professor of Psychology

B.A., Susquehanna UniversityM.A., Hunter College, CUNYPh.D., The Graduate School, CUNY

Specialties

Brainstem Regions, Neuropsychology, Pain Tolerance in Cancer Patients, Pharmacological Characterization of the Endogenous Pain System

Publications

  • Author, “Differential Sensitivities of Mouse Strains to Morphine and [Dmt1]DALDA Analgesia”
  • Milo, S., Ansonoff, M., King, M., Rossi, G.C., Zuckerman, A., Pintar, J., and Pasternak, G.W. Codeine and 6-Acetylcodeine in mice. Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology (2006) 26 (4-6):1011-9. Israel, Y., Kandov, Y., Khaimova, E., Kest, A., Lewis, S. R., Pasternak, G.W., Pan, Y.X., Rossi, G.C., and Bodnar, R.J. NPY-induced feeding: pharmacological characterization using selective opioid antagonists and antisense probes in rats. Peptides, (2005), 26(7) 116-175.
  • Hopkins, E., Rossi, G., Kest, B. Sex differences in systemic morphine analgesic tolerance following intrathecal morphine injections. Brain Research, (2004) 1014 (1-2): 244-246.
  • Hadjimarkou, M.M., Singh, A.,Pan, Y-X., Rossi, G.C., Pasternak, G.W., Bodnar, R.J. Opioid receptor involvement in food-deprivation-induced feeding: evaluation of selective antagonists and antisense oligodeoxynucleotide probe effects in mice and rats. Journal of Pharmacol and Exper Ther, (2004) 311:1-15.
  • Hadjimarkou M.M., Khaimova, E., Pan, XY., Rossi, G.C., Pasternak, G.W., and Bodnar, R.J. Feeding induced by food deprivation is differentially reduced by opioid receptor antisense oligodeoxynucleotide probes in rats. Brain Research, (2003) 987(2): 223-232.
  • Shane, R., Acosta, J., Rossi, G.C. and Bodnar, R.J. Reciprocal interactions between the amygdala and ventrolateral periaqueductal gray in mediating OFQ/N(1-17)-induced analgesia in the rat. Brain Research (2003) 980(1): 57-70.
  • Neilan, C.L., King M.A., Rossi, G., Ansonoff, M., Pintar, J.E., Schiller, P.W., and Pasternak, G.W. Differential sensitivities of mouse strains to morphine and [Dmt1]DALDA analgesia. Brain Research, (2003) 974, (1-2).
  • Hadjimarkou H.C, Silva, R.M., Rossi, G.C., Pasternak, G.W., and Bodnar, R.J. Feeding induced by food deprivation is differentially reduced by G-protein alpha sub-unit antisense probes in rats. Brain Research, (2002) 955: 45-54.
  • Abbadie, C., Rossi, G.C., Orciuolo, A., Zadina, J.E, and Pasternak, G.W. Anatomical and functional correlation of the endomorphins with mu opioid receptor splice variants. European. J. Neuroscience, (2002) 16: 1-9.
  • Silva, R.M., Grossman, H.C., Rossi, G.C., Pasternak, G.W., Bodnar, R.J. Pharmacological characterization of B-endorphin and Dynorphin A1-17 -induced feeding using G-protein alpha subunit antisense probes in rats. Peptides, (2002) 23(6): 1101-6.
  • Silva, R.M., Grossman, H.C., Hadjimarkou, M.M., Rossi, G.C., Pasternak, G.W., Bodnar, R.J. Dynorphin A1-17 induced feeding: Pharmacological characterization using selective opioid antagonists and antisense probes in rats. Journal of Pharmacol and Exper Ther, (2002) 301: 513-518.
  • Rossi, G.C., Pellegrino, M., Shane, R., Abbadie, C.A., Dustman J., Jimenez, C. Bodnar, R.J., Pasternak, G.W., Allen, R.G. Characterization of rat prepro Orphanin/nociceptin (154-181): Nociceptive processing in supraspinal sites. Journal of Pharmacol and Exper Ther, (2002) 300(1): 257-64.

Affiliation

  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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